- 22 Resorts
- Consistent Snow
- Diverse destinations
- Resorts open before those of many other states
- Home to Vail, Beaver Creek, Copper Mountain
The Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC), with nearly 450 daily departures to over 100 nonstop destinations, is a major hub for Delta Airlines. Other major carriers include American Airlines, Continental, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, United Airlines, and US Airways.
Take I-80 from the east or west and use exit 145 at Kimball Junction/UT-224, 34 miles from the airport. Go 1.5 miles to the traffic circle and take the second exit onto Deer Valley Drive.
There are a myriad of options to deliver skiers to Deer Valley from SLC. It's just a 36 mile drive up I-80 and there are many transport companies eagerly awaiting your call. Included are Canyon Transportation (800-255-1841; www.canyontransportation.com) and Park City Transportation (800-637-3803).
The community of Park City and the Deer Valley Resort can boast one of the best, free, in-resort shuttle systems in North America. Service connects visitors to skiing, après ski fun, shopping, lodging, dining, and partying from early in the morning until well past dark.